Accession Number:

ADA409554

Title:

To Determine the Efficacy of Headings in the Representation of Clinical Data

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

LOUGHBOROUGH UNIV (UNITED KINGDOM) DEPT OF INFORMATION SCIENCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-10-25

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

During the autumn of 2000, 80 clinicians took part in a study to test a set of Clinical Headings developed to facilitate clinical communication. Real- world patient scenarios were used to develop a simulator to test current and re-structured clinical documentation. The relationship between perceived use and actual results was explored The project raised awareness of the important issues from the clinical perspective on the introduction of Headings in electronic clinical notekeeping.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Information Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE